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                                          |                                     |                                  June 5, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  4/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category  11:  TOTAL YARN IMPORTS
                                                    Data in Million $$$

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  4/2018
   Country      2016       2017       4/2017     4/2018  % Change    4/2017     2/2018     3/2018     4/2018   % Change % Share


     WORLD    1238.322   1236.346    404.318    445.034     10.07  1230.011   1254.947   1259.343   1277.062       3.83  100.00

     CHINA P   200.191    224.144     63.251     79.458     25.62   203.675    235.181    236.745    240.351      18.01   18.82

     CANADA    159.486    142.032     47.689     45.360     -4.88   150.762    140.742    140.852    139.703      -7.34   10.94

     MEXICO    148.469    139.323     48.754     46.738     -4.14   147.841    136.746    135.579    137.307      -7.13   10.75

     KOR REP    95.008     96.423     31.668     39.690     25.33    95.530    101.487    101.594    104.446       9.33    8.18

     TURKEY     77.418     95.890     30.185     30.214      0.10    85.302     93.366     94.852     95.919      12.45    7.51

     INDIA      81.383     83.250     29.977     32.231      7.52    84.072     81.914     83.557     85.504       1.70    6.70

     INDNSIA    83.929     64.790     23.617     27.104     14.76    78.501     65.441     66.728     68.277     -13.02    5.35

     CHINA T    51.714     53.907     17.649     18.704      5.98    53.854     53.537     52.977     54.962       2.06    4.30

     ITALY      37.672     37.381     11.255     12.668     12.56    36.505     38.260     38.249     38.795       6.27    3.04

     GERMANY    34.186     35.384     10.998     12.150     10.47    34.156     36.188     36.172     36.536       6.97    2.86

     PERU       23.851     27.433      6.811     10.045     47.48    24.404     28.159     28.616     30.666      25.66    2.40

     FRANCE     23.307     21.847      7.233     11.393     57.51    23.319     24.310     25.940     26.007      11.53    2.04

     PORTUGL    23.717     21.157     11.669     11.307     -3.10    21.484     21.800     20.863     20.795      -3.21    1.63

     JAPAN      21.384     20.386      7.364      7.436      0.97    20.324     20.528     20.131     20.457       0.66    1.60

     U KING     23.769     19.824      6.507      5.974     -8.19    22.959     19.805     19.637     19.291     -15.98    1.51

     THAILND    18.721     17.380      5.756      5.010    -12.96    17.009     16.928     16.750     16.635      -2.20    1.30

     VIETNAM    11.558     14.260      3.928      4.525     15.20    10.987     14.491     14.770     14.857      35.23    1.16

     PAKISTN    16.216     12.521      5.257      6.037     14.84    16.180     13.216     12.238     13.302     -17.79    1.04

     CZECH       4.566     10.849      3.141      3.933     25.22     6.208     12.331     12.298     11.642      87.53    0.91

     ROMANIA    10.089      9.442      2.746      2.859      4.13    10.174      9.773      9.608      9.555      -6.08    0.75

     SPAIN      11.364      8.878      3.232      2.670    -17.39    10.377      8.676      8.489      8.315     -19.87    0.65

     MALAYSA     7.737      6.574      2.011      3.136     55.90     7.073      6.945      7.244      7.698       8.84    0.60

     ISRAEL      5.974      7.314      3.146      3.204      1.85     6.085      7.453      7.928      7.372      21.14    0.58

     LATVIA      3.902      5.886      1.026      1.915     86.58     3.739      6.415      6.798      6.775      81.20    0.53

     POLAND      6.389      5.460      2.021      1.428    -29.34     6.133      5.392      5.213      4.867     -20.64    0.38

     UKRAINE     1.375      3.045      0.237      1.613    579.56     1.497      3.610      3.930      4.421     195.29    0.35

     SLOVENI     3.341      3.629      1.284      1.425     10.97     3.292      3.551      3.599      3.770      14.52    0.30

     BELGIUM     2.544      4.239      1.419      0.877    -38.16     3.459      3.932      3.623      3.698       6.91    0.29

     NETHLDS     3.956      3.017      0.933      1.592     70.54     3.271      3.248      3.485      3.675      12.38    0.29

     EGYPT       5.062      3.244      0.939      1.356     44.35     4.192      3.479      3.593      3.660     -12.68    0.29

     PHIL R      3.651      3.807      1.458      1.183    -18.89     3.612      3.570      3.429      3.531      -2.24    0.28

     AUSTRAL     1.110      2.179      0.304      0.304      0.03     1.124      2.330      2.232      2.179      93.80    0.17

     GUATMAL     1.559      1.454      0.225      0.908    302.81     0.953      1.978      1.963      2.136     124.15    0.17

     HUNGARY     3.740      1.802      0.837      0.690    -17.57     3.110      1.650      1.609      1.655     -46.77    0.13

     C RICA      1.737      1.992      1.413      1.025    -27.44     2.040      1.977      1.924      1.604     -21.38    0.13

     SLOVAK      1.629      1.182      0.366      0.624     70.39     1.143      1.334      1.370      1.440      26.01    0.11

     HONDURA     1.500      1.229      0.452      0.347    -23.33     1.402      1.206      1.167      1.124     -19.81    0.09

     RUSSIA      0.576      0.491      0.212      0.257     21.41     0.525      0.421      0.421      0.536       2.04    0.04

     COLOMB      1.008      0.397      0.166      0.215     29.15     0.720      0.401      0.501      0.445     -38.12    0.03

     BELARUS     0.119      0.141      0.039      0.267    589.13     0.124      0.255      0.321      0.369     196.99    0.03


     _WTO     1238.067   1236.168    404.274    444.755     10.01  1229.748   1254.650   1258.981   1276.649       3.81   99.97

     _OECD     515.887    514.398    171.658    183.809      7.08   511.417    521.966    523.538    526.549       2.96   41.23

     _W HEMI   344.494    319.185    107.004    106.316     -0.64   334.118    316.763    316.175    318.497      -4.68   24.94

     _NAFTA    307.955    281.355     96.443     92.098     -4.51   298.604    277.487    276.431    277.010      -7.23   21.69

     _EU28     202.922    198.330     67.325     74.079     10.03   197.665    204.896    204.863    205.084       3.75   16.06

     _EU27     202.906    198.287     67.295     74.076     10.08   197.633    204.884    204.850    205.068       3.76   16.06

     _ASEAN    125.641    106.855     36.771     40.958     11.39   117.182    107.419    108.965    111.042      -5.24    8.70

     _CAFTA      7.461      4.967      2.105      2.582     22.66     6.154      5.625      5.602      5.443     -11.55    0.43